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Beginner Gardening: Can you ID this wildflower.

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Tarpon Springs, FL

March 31, 2014
8:49 AM

Post #9801879

Can you ID this wildflower.

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Powder Springs, GA
(Zone 7b)

March 31, 2014
12:30 PM

Post #9802067

Native azalea (Rhododendron periclymenoides possibly).

Opp, AL
(Zone 8b)

April 1, 2014
6:25 AM

Post #9802558

Looks like one that would smell very good. Have you taken a sniff?
Bella Vista, AR
(Zone 6b)

April 1, 2014
6:27 AM

Post #9802561

Looks just like my beautiful native azaleas. Mine are not blooming yet, though -- this is from last year.

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Powder Springs, GA
(Zone 7b)

April 1, 2014
9:16 AM

Post #9802693

Yes they are gorgeous but take some time to get a good full bloom on them. I have 3 about 5 feet tall but only 2 bloomed last year and only one looks like it will bloom this year. I guess the ones getting more sun do the best for bloom. At our last house I had two pink and one orange and they all bloomed great. They are about 3 years old now.

Some photos of mine. Last year's disappointment and our last house's beauty plus my daughter in front of those two extra large azaleas at the last house.

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